Small Business School Classes on hold

Small Business School Classes on hold

We are looking at options for Lighting the Path to offer additional business classes to assist people who would like to learn how to start their own small business. With COVID and restrictions, we are not doing classes at this time, but will resume at some point....
The Story of Benkadi

The Story of Benkadi

In the village of Kimini in remote Burkina Faso women have been empowered and their lives are forever changed for the better.  Lighting the Path has educated the women in business and production skills to form a small enterprise.  They learned how to make...
The Women’s Aid Fund

The Women’s Aid Fund

The Women’s Aid Fund was established when one of the women we were working with needed a prosthetic arm.  There was no way she could afford this and we saw that this would make a huge difference in her quality of life.  Medical and special needs hinder the...

Creating Rainbows in the Dark

This project is for the visually impaired populations in the villages. UPDATE 11/28/17 – Research is underway to teach eye health and hygiene practices, nutrition to improve vision and provide glasses and medical care for the visually impaired. Resources are so...

The Moringa Tree Project in Kimini

11/18/20 Update – Due to the terrorist activity in Burkina Faso, travel to the region is banned and this project is on hold. 11/2/17 Update – Still looking to acquire land11/16/15 UPDATE – Three additional water wells were drilled in Kimini at the...